Camille Co and Kaila Estrada Share the Best Style Advice They Got from Their Moms
It's safe to say that Camille Co and Kaila Estrada are just two of the most stylish girls in the country. After all, Camille was the go-to style peg of a lot of girls even before blogging became a trend and Kaila, on the other hand, is slowly, but surely creating her own voice in the fashion scene as SM Youth's ambassador. We've always wondered where these two stylish girls get their fearless style from and we know you do, too! So when we got the chance to catch up with them at Coco Fresh Tea and Juice's 20th anniversary, we knew we just had to ask them for the best style advice they've ever received from their first ever stylists—their moms.
Camille is known to be fearless when it comes to fashion trends, but it's undeniable that regardless of what she wears, this fashion blogger always keeps her OOTDs sleek and clean. "My mom taught me at an early age to always look polish," Camille shared. "Even when I was a kid, I could never be caught wearing magulo clothes at all! My mom knows how important it is that other people see you dress well and look clean. So even up to today, I always make sure that I'm well dressed and I always look polished."
Even with all her on-point and oftentimes edgy looks, there's no doubt that Kaila always looks perfectly dressed for the occasion and get this: comfortable in what she wears! Now we know where she got it from—her momma of course! "My mom cannot stress enough about the importance of always dressing appropriately," Kaila gushed. "You know how other people believe that it's better to be overdressed than underdressed? My mom is definitely not one of them. For her, it's better to dress comfortably and yung sakto lang for the event. She always reminds us to dress for our body types, too."
How about you? What's the best style advice you've ever received from your mom?
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I've been investing in arts, photography, and writing. I've also got back to reading the other day and I finished reading this amazing book entitled 300 Things I Hope by Iain S. Thomas. It is all about the things the author hopes his readers to do in all aspects of life. So, I decided to make a version of it with all of the things I'm hoping for.
I hope I get to see my friends be successful in life. I hope to make a big mural someday. I hope to be a well-known artist like the artists I look up to. I hope to marry the person I am in love with today. I hope to be a little kinder to myself. I hope to see happiness even in the smallest things. I hope to travel the world. I hope to be a good mother and a wife to my future family. I hope to have my artworks displayed in a gallery or an exhibit. I hope to learn more about creative writing. I hope I won't learn how to get tired and give up my passion. I hope I won't get too hard on myself whenever I don't get the results I've been wanting to see in my works. I hope to love myself more even on the days I hate it the most. I hope to lead and empower women; to be their voice and for them to believe in themselves that they can be the woman they look up to. And when I've reached my limit of these things, I hope I won't get tired of reminding myself that my emotions don't make me weak, hence, makes me stronger. These are some of the things I always hope for. What about you? What are you hoping for?
I started fixing myself this quarantine. I mean, I started trying makeup products. As a teen, I'm on my phone almost every hour of the day, scroll on my social media accounts, especially Instagram, and also Pinterest where you get to see nice and pleasing photography by bunch of amazing and beautiful people from different parts of the world. So I started taking my own as well. I did not know that taking your own photo and try to get an Instagramable one is sooooooooo hard, it's exhausting. I do not have alot of space in my room, and I would definitely not do it outside our house because of Corona Virus, and I don't want to be seen by our neighbors HAHA so I have no choice but to make tiis inside my room.
Out of atleast 25 shots, only 2 are a nice picture. While I'm all sweaty and tired, I am proud of what I could do beyond my comfort zone. And this definitely built my self confidence, (and I secret love the compliments I received from both people I know and don't know) It's not my first time visiting in here, Candy! But I'm new to writing my thoughts and experiences, so bare with me HAHA.
Until next time!
First. Pixie dust and paper cuts – these are the first things Wendy knew about Peter Pan. Aurora first met Prince Philip when she was sixteen. Learning how to ride a bike was also a first while I was growing up, but you are probably the first of too many. The first collection of dust and stars; maybe Luna will try to ask, who was your first? I might answer and tell her that it was you.
The first of too many stars in the sky. You are the first of too many fallen leaves during fall – and you will be the most anticipated snowflake as winter comes. A dark path that you can’t see without any light, hence, you were once the moon and there are the stars that shine so bright at night. Are we too early? Or we just really want to be ahead of time? Even in a glimpse, I would like to see the two of us connect as if we can reach the sky. There are other parts of the heavens you have never saw and other oceans you haven’t laid your feet onto – but the constellations will always wait for you. Close your eyes, love, close your eyes. Start counting backward: 5, 4, 3, 2, 1. Count backward until you see the twinkling lights that will guide you to the right path. To the right satellite; to the right person. A first.
There are many firsts – first love, first heartbreak, first sport you played, the first thing you do in the morning, the first thing you remember about the person in front of you. There are a lot. It’s actually up to us how we will consider something as a first. So, Primo, you are already a first of too many.